Final Four Sets NCAA Attendance RecordThe national semifinals drew 79,444 AT&T Stadium, beating the previous record of 78,129 when Kentucky beat Michigan State in a regular-season game at Ford Field in Detroit on Dec. 13, 2003.
Daniels Sparks UConn To 63-53 Upset Of FloridaDeAndre Daniels had 20 points and 10 rebounds to help UConn snap Florida's 30-game win streak.
Road Trip: Hartford & NashvilleBrien and Paul set off on a Friday Road Trip to Hartford and Nashville. First they talked to Paul Nanos, Fox Sports Radio 1410 Hartford, to discuss UConn in the Final Four. Then they journeyed to Nashville to talk to Matt Segal, Host of "Afternoon Press Box" WNSR, about the Titans cutting Chris Johnson. He discussed the viability of the Titans moving forward versus the rest of the AFC South.
Keidel: Kentucky Coach John Calipari Comes Of AgeCalipari embraces the sordid system, uses it, and dominates. He doesn't pretend he's taking kids for the leafy campus life, for the diploma that will never arrive, or even for a few classes. He wants talent. And talent he gets. And talented he is.
Road Trip: Lexington & CincinnatiTonight the guys hit the road and went to Lexington, KY and Cincinnati. First they went to Lexington to talk to Rob Bromley, WKYT-TV, to talk about Kentucky and the Final Four. Then they went to Cincinnati to talk to Paul Dehner Jr., Cincinnati Enquirer, to talk about the Manning signing and Dalton contract.
UConn Players’ Loyalty After Postseason Ban Pays OffThe Huskies were punished for the mistakes made by players over the four previous years. While five players left the program, others remained loyal to UConn.
Rising Star: Connecticut Guard Ryan BoatrightOn Friday, after Iowa State had cut a 17-point deficit to four with two minutes left, Boatright made what his coach called the play of the game.
Harrison Lifts Wildcats To 75-72 Win Over MichiganAaron Harrison made a 3-pointer from NBA range with 2.3 seconds left Sunday to lift Kentucky to a 75-72 win over Michigan and a trip to the Final Four.
UConn Upsets Michigan St 60-54, Back To Final FourShabazz Napier scored 17 of his 25 points in the second half, and UConn beat Michigan State 60-54 to return to the Final Four a year after the Huskies were barred from the NCAA tournament.
Wisconsin Beats Arizona 64-63 In OT In West RegionFrank Kaminsky had 28 points and 11 rebounds for Wisconsin, rallying the Badgers to a 64-63 overtime victory against Arizona to advance to the Final Four.
Florida 1st To Final Four, Beating Dayton 62-52Scottie Wilbekin scored 14 of his 23 points in the first half as Florida became the first team to advance to the Final Four with a 62-52 win over the 11th-seeded Dayton Flyers.
Road Trip: Philadelphia & MemphisTonight The B-Straw and Pauly G Show took a Road Trip to Philadelphia and Memphis. First in Philadelphia they talked to Brian Haddad, WIP, to talk about the Eagles dropping DeSean Jackson due to alleged gang connections. Haddad doesn't think he'll be out of work long and hated to see him leave the team, but says the team must have felt strong about his off field issues to let him loose. Then they journeyed to Memphis to talk to David Jablonski, Dayton Daily News, to talk about Dayton's Cinderella story so far. Jablonski says the odds may be against Dayton but stranger upsets have happened before.
Five Things: Cards Find A Way And Reserves Shine For WolverinesTonight, the No. 1 overall seed takes on a team once ranked No. 1 and now playing its best basketball. On one side is Louisville, the favorite when the field was announced, trying to keep the national championship trophy in the state of Kentucky.
Meltsdown: Is Mike A Bad Sports Fan?Mike's Meltsdown is about a conundrum he has about the Final Four
Five Things: Motivated Cardinals Prevail And Wichita State Stays AliveEven with limited drama—none of the regional finals were particularly thrilling—the NCAA Tournament is a wonderful thing, the perfect blend of fairness and unpredictability.